University of Washington, Bothell

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
2012
Location: 
Bothell, WA
Genre: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Cross-Genre
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2 Years
Program Size: 
18
Application Deadline: 
February 1, 2017
Application Fee: 
$85
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Kate Osmond
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Amaranth Borsuk, Sarah Dowling, Jeanne Heuving
Prose: Rebecca Brown, Ted Hiebert, Joe Milutis
Book Arts: Aeron Bergman, Alejandra Salinas

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers partial scholarships on a competitive basis.

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 
Other Features: 

The program, which is focused on poetics, hosts the annual Fall Convergence, a poetics conference; the annual Spring Festival; and the Convergence Zone, a visiting artist series. Students have the option to complete their second year of the program as low-residency.